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vulgar slang A contemptible, vile, or reprehensible person. That frat boy keeps trying to hit on my little sister. What a douche.


vulgar slang A contemptible, vile, or reprehensible person. That frat boy keeps trying to hit on my little sister. What a douchebag.

douche bag

1. n. a wretched and disgusting person. (Rude and derogatory.) Don’t be a douche bag. Pick up your things and go home, Chuck.
2. n. an ugly girl or woman. (Rude and derogatory.) Look at that face! What a douche bag!
See also: bag, douche
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Using this powerful statistical approach, absence of hydrogen peroxide-producing lactobacillus in the vaginal flora at baseline was associated with a 50%-70% increased risk of acquiring BV during the relatively brief follow-up period after controlling for race, smoking, and douching.
Nonetheless, the most common reason given for douching among all the girls in this study was to feel clean.
Policy Statement: Vaginal Douching and Adverse Health Outcomes.
The women were questioned about their personal douching history, beliefs about douching, and any discussions they had or planned to have with the girls regarding the practice.
More than 40% of the respondents had not discussed--and had no plans for discussing--any negative aspects of douching with the girls.
Of note, some studies have suggested that douching is associated with cervical chlamydial infection and PID.
Five (33%) had anal-douching facilities, all of which sold douching tubing that was not designed for anal insertion.
Fiscella agrees that it's premature to suggest douching causes low birth weight in babies.
32) The $212 million industry acquired most of its profits from the sale of jellies, suppositories, tablets, and antiseptic douching solutions retailed over the counter as feminine hygiene and bought principally by women.
Q: Can regularly administered douching cause problems?
However, medically, douching is frowned upon as studies have reported an association between douching and Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID), ectopic pregnancy, tubal infertility or reduced fertility.
Douching with a baking soda solution can also help; but douching, particularly in the absence of symptoms, can alter the environment to the point of promoting bacteria vaginosis.
Being a thrush sufferer doesn't mean you're "dirty" - in fact, being overzealous with douching can upset the natural balance in the vagina and start an attack of thrush.
Causes of BV include antibiotics, which can change bacteria levels, over-washing or douching, the use of bubble bath or highly perfumed soaps, stress and other illnesses such as diabetes.